KARACHI: A fire broke out at a plastic factory at early hours of Friday morning, collapsing the building in New Karachi Industrial Area, ARY News reported.
Nine fire brigade vehicles and a snorkel are taking part in firefighting and other rescue operations.
The rescue agencies have cordoned off the venue to avoid any untoward incident.
The fire brigade officials are yet to determine the intensity of fire and the cause of the blaze. The rescue operations faced hindrances in firefighting following the explosion of kerosene oil drums in the factory, enraging the fire.
So far, no loss of life has been reported.